Workshop Schedule:

We are excited to provide training opportunities for Palm Beach State faculty and staff. All dates, times and registration instructions are provided below.

Please make sure you register for workshops (instructions below).

How to Register for Workshops: Please use EmployeeWeb to Register for the Workshops listed below. To Learn How to Register or Withdraw via Employee Web, please view the  Instructions for Registering for a Workshop

If you have any questions please contact Jeannine Burgess burgessj@palmbeachstate.edu

It is critical that you register for any workshop at least 24 hours in advance in order to provide enough time for the presenter to have enough handouts.

Don't have time to attend? View the Blackboard Certification Workshop video online.

Link to Certification Guidelines Link to Certification Deadlines

The calendar below displays the workshops. 

Syllabi Creator Tool

Duration: 1 hour      View Outline
Targeted Audience: All Faculty/Instructors who need to build their syllabus using the New Faculty Syllabi Creator Tool.

Description: This session will walk you through how to build/grow your first syllabus with the new tool.

*NOTE: The Online/Webinar workshops meet online using Collaborate, the day before the workshop you will receive an email with the link to join the session. We will not meet on campus only online.

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 1/24 9:30a - 10:30a IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Online/Webinar* 1/24 3:00p - 4:00p Online Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 1/26 9:30a - 10:30a HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Lake Worth 1/30 12:00p - 1:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 2/2 1:00p - 2:00p TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess
Lake Worth 2/3 10:00a - 11:00a IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Online/Webinar* 2/6 9:00a - 10:00a Online Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 2/6 5:30p - 6:30p TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess
Lake Worth 2/7 5:30p - 6:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Online/Webinar* 2/8 6:30p -7:30p Online Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 2/13 4:30p - 5:30p HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/14 10:00a - 11:00a LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Online/Webinar* 2/16 10:00a - 11:00a Online Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 2/20 3:00p - 4:00p HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/22 1:00p - 2:00p LC 206 Jeannine Burgess
Online/Webinar* 2/23 8:00a - 9:00p Online Jeannine Burgess
Lake Worth 3/01 2:00p - 3:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/02 2:00 - 3:00p LC 203 Jeannine Burgess

 

Visual Interactive Tools

Visually Engage Students with Interactive Power Points

Duration: 1.5 hours      
Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to create engaging animations and interactive components in PowerPoint.

Description: This workshop will expose you to how to create interactive components for your meetings, classes or online instruction. Come see your possibilities.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Belle Glade 2/2 12:30p - 1:30p TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess
Lake Worth 1/31 12:30p - 1:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/7 9:30a - 10:30a LC 207 Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 2/13 2:30p - 4:00p TBD Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Visually Engage Students with Interactive Power Points     

Targeted Audience: After Attending the Interactive Power Point workshop, you can attend this workshop for help on your project to engage your audience.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the workshop time to apply what they learned in the Visually Engage Students with Interactive Power Points to help build the project for their class, presentation or meeting.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 3/22 12:30p - 1:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/3 12:30p - 1:30p LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 2/20 9:30a - 10:30a HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 3/22 2:30p - 4:00p TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Visually Engage Students with Infographics (Approximately 65% of humans are Visual
Learners)

 Duration: 2 hours       Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with infographics.

Description: Infographics are successful in the classroom because they grab the students' attention quickly helping them develop the critical skills to research, critique, summarize, and communicate information in a visual way. In this workshop participants will learn the benefits of using Infographics, see examples and build an Infographic.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 2/6 12:30p - 1:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/23 12:30p - 1:30p TBD Jeannine Burgess
Boca 3/13 2:30p - 4:30p HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 3/15 1:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Visually Engage Students with Infographics (Approximately 65% of humans are Visual Learners)

 Duration: 3 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with infographics.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their infographic. Attendance at Visually Engage Students with Infographics Workshop is a Prerequisite.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 2/6 12:30p - 1:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/23 12:30p - 1:30p TBD Jeannine Burgess
Boca 3/13 2:30p - 4:30p HT 213 Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 3/15 1:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Visually Engage Students with Digital Storytelling

 Duration: 2 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Digital Storytelling.

Description: Storytelling has been part of human life since the beginning of time. Stories engage, inspire, and teach. Technology enables us to create digital stories that enhance learning of subject-area standards while developing students' visual literacy and technology skills.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 03/01 11:00a -- 1:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 03/03 10:00a - 12:00p LC 206 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 04/10 2:00p - 4:00p jTBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 04/17 12:30p - 2:30P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Visually Engage Students with Digital Storytelling

Duration: 3 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with a digital story.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their Digital Storytelling Project. Attendance at Visually Engage Students with Digital Storytelling workshop is a Prerequisite.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 3/16 9:00a - 11:00A IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/17 12:00P -- 3:00P LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 4/20 1:00p - 4:00P TBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 5/01 12:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Visually Engage Students with Data Visualizations

Duration: 1.5 hours -Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Digital Visualizations.

Description: Attend and explore how data visualizations can transform information into useful and beautiful teaching and learning content. then, develop your own simple data visualization project for your course or presentation.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 03/01 11:00a -- 1:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 03/03 10:00a - 12:00p LC 206 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 04/10 2:00p - 4:00p jTBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 04/17 12:30p - 2:30P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Visually Engage Students with Data Visualizations

 Duration: 3 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Data Visualizations.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their Digital Storytelling Project. Attendance at Visually Engage Students with Data Visualizations workshop is a Prerequisite.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 3/16 9:00a - 11:00A IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/17 12:00P -- 3:00P LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 4/20 1:00p - 4:00P TBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 5/01 12:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics

Duration: 2 hours -Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Visually Tools.

Description: Many of the Visual Interactive Tool Workshops require the use of Photoshop. Please plan to take this workshop prior to taking the Visually Engage Students with Interactive Collage.

 
Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 03/01 11:00a -- 1:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 03/03 10:00a - 12:00p LC 206 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 04/10 2:00p - 4:00p jTBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 04/17 12:30p - 2:30P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Photoshop Basics

 Duration: 3 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Data Visualizations.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their preparing images for the Interactive Collage. Attendance at Visually Engage Students with Interactive Collages workshop is a Prerequisite.

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 3/16 9:00a - 11:00A IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/17 12:00P -- 3:00P LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 4/20 1:00p - 4:00P TBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 5/01 12:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 

Visually Engage Students with an Interactive Collage

Duration: 1.5 hours -Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Visually Tools.

Description: In this workshop, you'll explore ways that interactive multimedia can capture students' interest and draw them into exploring a topic in detail. The interactive collage you will create could be a great instructional tool or -- for students with digital media skills -- a creative research project. You will understand best practices for creating effective and engaging interactive learning objects by creating your own audiovisual interactive collage. Prerequisite: Photoshop Basics

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 4/19 11:00a -- 1:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
4/10   10:00a - 12:00p LC 206 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 04/10 2:00p - 4:00p jTBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 04/17 12:30p - 2:30P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

 
Coaching: Visually Engage Students with an Interactive Collage

Duration: 3 hours - Targeted Audience: Everyone can attend to learn how to engage their students or audience with Data Visualizations.

Description: In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their preparing images for the Interactive Collage. Attendance at Visually Engage Students with Interactive Collages workshop is a Prerequisite.

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth 3/16 9:00a - 11:00A IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 3/17 12:00P -- 3:00P LC 203 Jeannine Burgess
Boca 4/20 1:00p - 4:00P TBD Jeannine Burgess
Belle Glade 5/01 12:00p - 3:00P TEC 205 Jeannine Burgess

Google Workshops

Google Drive Introduction

 Duration: 1.5 hours      

Targeted Audience: Want to learn about Google Apps. This workshop is for you!

 Description: Explore the cloud community by experiencing Google Drive. Participants will preview how to use the Google Drive apps: Docs, Sheets, Slides and Forms. Attend and learn the advantages of using these applications and how they can be used collaboratively.

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth           1/31                   1:00p -  2:30p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 2/8 12:30p - 2:00p LL 234 Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 5/3 2:30p - 4:00p TBD Jeannine Burgess

 

Coaching: Google Drive Introduction

 Duration: 3 hours  

Description:  In this workshop, participants use the designated 30hour workshop time to apply what they learned in the workshop to complete their preparing images for the Google Drive Intro. Attendance at Google Drive Introduction workshop is a Prerequisite.

Campus Day Time Room Presenter
Lake Worth           4/19                  12:00p - 3:00p IT 206 Jeannine Burgess
Gardens 4/13 12:00p - 3:00p LL 234 Jeannine Burgess
Boca Raton 4/17 9:00a - 12:00p TBD Jeannine Burgess